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Unformatted text preview: Technocracy gave us the idea of progress and of necessity loosened our bonds with tradition whether political or spiritual The technological and traditional views coexisted Technopoly is totalitarian technocracy Huxley identified the shift to technopoly with Henry Fords empire Scientific management Frederick W. Taylor The primary, if not only goal of human labor and thought is efficiency Technique of any kind can do our thinking for us Human lives find its meaning in machinery and technique 1 st American character 2 nd The genius and audacity of American capitalists of the late 19 th and early 20 th centuries 3 rd success of the 2oth century technology in providing Americans with convenience, comfort, speed, hygiene and abundance...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course WRITING gen 410 taught by Professor Bouchers during the Spring '08 term at Medaille.
- Spring '08
- The Land